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Tire/ rim question for all the experts!!

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by elevin, Jul 8, 2009.

  1. Jul 8, 2009 at 7:04 PM
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    elevin

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    Guys, sorry to post but after searching and finding here and on the streets that 265/65/17 is a common size for our trucks, I bought new rims/tires today that size. Well, when I make sharp turns going slow, I hear a serious rub in the front end. I can't see where it is occurring yet after sticking my cranium underneath and peering! I was expecting to do a 3" lift (still want factory rake but higher), but not so soon!! BTW my setup is an 08 Tacoma access cab SR5 4-lugger...Should I do the TSB in the rear and add different springs or new coilivers in the front?
     
  2. Jul 8, 2009 at 7:06 PM
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    It's not just a common size- It's one of three stock sizes.

    What is the backspacing on the rim you bought??
     
  3. Jul 8, 2009 at 7:09 PM
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    elevin

    elevin [OP] Habitual line-stepper

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    I'm not 100% sure... the receipt says 17x7 RZ-5 5x4.5 +42
     
  4. Jul 8, 2009 at 7:13 PM
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    It's a 17 inch rim that is 7 inches wide with a 42mm offset with means about a 5.6inch back space with is too big for our trucks...IIRC and did my math right....
     
  5. Jul 8, 2009 at 7:16 PM
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    I have to go back tomorrow as they didn't have time to align it today....I would have thought they would have known this seemingly obvious info being a rim place....what offset/backspacing do I need?
     
  6. Jul 8, 2009 at 7:19 PM
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    4.5" backspacing if I have read correctly.
     
  7. Jul 8, 2009 at 7:21 PM
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    Yeah....4.5 inches of backspace with 0-12 offset....Much else will give you issues I think.
     
  8. Jul 8, 2009 at 7:45 PM
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    elevin [OP] Habitual line-stepper

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    I knew I could count on you guys/ this forum for answers.....now my TPMS lite just came on!!!! they did transfer the sensors over....I am livid-:mad::mad::mad: P.S. cred given on the respect scale thingy..
     
  9. Jul 8, 2009 at 7:54 PM
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    Did you get a spare tire replaced too- Cause the spare has a sensor and won't do two different pressures (as I understand it). So if the original spare is in there- then that pressure and the new tires is probably off.

    That's my guess...
     
  10. Jul 8, 2009 at 8:04 PM
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    dude...did you neg rep me?:confused: I think you check the wrong box.:gossip:
     
  11. Jul 8, 2009 at 8:08 PM
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    Brunes

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    Naw dood....9 posts and one greenie does not a positive repper make...He doesn't have enuf rep-fu to throw green your way.

    It's all good.
     
  12. Jul 8, 2009 at 8:58 PM
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    ahhh....it showed up as gray or black on the thingie....it's no biggie...:D As long as he got the info he was looking for.
     
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